He was part of several LGBT rights activities since he was in Iran. He programmed an online platform that covers security measures and anonymity issues for Iranian gay bloggers in 2010.
He established JoopeA in 2009 as a group of LGBTIQ activists in Iran. He moved to the Netherlands in April 2013 and starts working for Radio Zamaneh in November 2013. He promoted to IT Manager in July 2014 and working as it since then.
Rafiee is LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, PHP) professional. He learned programming as it was his passion. He took part in several Security trainings for journalists and activists as well as several programming courses to support mobile app programs and other RZ platforms such as WordPress, JAVA and Android programming.